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Offering tray fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 119–128


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyr XVI

Dimensions

7 x 5.5 x 3.3 cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-465

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Two blue faience fragments of offering tray. These probably belong to “463”

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Pyramid XVI. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition